Immigrant & Refugee Advocacy

Immigration Task Force (New York Annual Conference-UMC)

Church of the Village is a part of the New York Annual Conference of the United Methodist Church, and we have a local Immigration Task Force. The Task Force helps congregations to engage in ministry with immigrants and advocates for just immigration reform. Join with other Methodists here

Justice for Our Neighbors

JFON is a United Methodist Immigration Ministry that advocates for immigration laws that are just, humane and righteous. It is a national organization with a local focus on welcoming immigrants with compassion, dignity and love. Sign up as a volunteer for one of their clinics in Manhattan or Brooklyn here.

New York Immigration Coalition

NYIC serves to unite immigrants, members & allies so all New Yorkers can thrive. You can join their calls to action, attend relevant events, become a member of the coalition or donate here.

Resisting ICE Deportations & Solidarity with Immigrant and Refugee Neighbors

The Church of the Village is proud to share the information below from our friends at the National Immigration Law Center and the National Immigrant Solidarity Network

Click here to learn more.

American Civil Liberties Union: Immigrant Rights

The Church of the Village stands in solidarity with immigrants and refugees. We are proud to share the ACLU’s “Know Your Rights” page  here you can find information sheets and videos in Arabic, Farsi, Urdu, Spanish, Chinese, and several other languages. 

 

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 Want to engage these opportunities for service with other members of COTV?

Contact Pastor Elyse.